geographical name — see egmont (Mount)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Taranaki — is a region in the west of New Zealand s North Island and is the 10th largest region of New Zealand by population [cite web|url=http://www.stats.govt.nz/census/census outputs/quickstats/snapshotplace2.htm?id=1000007 type=region… …   Wikipedia

  • Taranaki — Taranaki/Mount Egmont Höhe 2.518 m …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • TARANAKI — Le conseil régional de Taranaki (7 876 km2, 107 112 hab. lors du recensement de 1991) est situé dans la partie occidentale de l’île du Nord de la Nouvelle Zélande. Trois types de paysages s’y individualisent nettement. Tout d’abord, des plaines… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Taranaki — 39°18′S 174°8′E / 39.3, 174.133 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Taranaki — ▪ region, New Zealand       regional council, west North Island, northern New Zealand. It is centred on the Taranaki Peninsula and extends north to the Mokau River and south and east to include the Waitotara River. Its topography is marked by… …   Universalium

  • taranaki — |tarə|näkē adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Taranaki, New Zealand : of or from the provincial district of Taranaki, New Zealand : of the kind or style prevalent in Taranaki provincial district …   Useful english dictionary

  • Taranaki — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Taranaki Country and Admin Code NZ.F9 NZ …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Taranaki — ► Área estadística de Nueva Zelanda, en el centro O de la Isla del Norte; 9 720 km2 y 108 400 h. Cap., New Plymouth …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • TARANAKI —    (22), a provincial district of New Zealand, occupying the SW. corner of North Island; remarkable for its dense forests, which cover nearly three fourths of its area, and for its beds (2 to 5 ft. deep) of titaniferous iron sand which extend… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • taranaki — tar·a·na·ki …   English syllables

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